Book Chapter

Youth studies – past, present and future

A Furlong, D WOODMAN, A Furlong, D WOODMAN

Youth and Young Adulthood : Critical Concepts in Sociology | Routledge | Published : 2015

Abstract

In most OECD countries, prior to the 1950s few people obtained post-secondary education, and most young men became ... Thus most young people went directly from adolescence to a settled young adulthood by their early twenties.